Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Trend Alert: Expect to See More Micro-Units Developed in 2015

From the latest edition of Multihousing News:
"Exercise areas, grooming stations and daycare options for pets are quickly becoming the norm. Developers that don't provide relevant features for pet owners will be in for a rude awakening." 
Aside from pampering pets, what else does MHN predict is on the horizon for new construction in 2015?
  • Micro kitchens, like this "Stealth Kitchen"




  • Urban agriculture
  • Saltwater swimming pools
  • Community composting
  • Multi-generational living
  • Integration of food & beverage into common areas
    • Apartment lobbies resembling hotels and student housing with places to grab dinner, or meet for coffee

Read the full article.